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Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

Employer Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Porirua- Child Adolescent Mental Health Service
Specialty Psychiatry
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 28
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Capital & Coast DHB Workplace Porirua- Child Adolescent Mental Health Service
Specialty Psychiatry Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 28 Application closing date Open

Job description

Nau mai, haere mai ki whanau ora ki Te Awakairangi

Location: Porirua

Service: Child Adolescent Mental Health Service

Contract: Permanent part time (0.7 FTE)

About the role

We are seeking an experienced Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist to work as part of our Multi Disciplinary Team in Porirua. We are a dynamic and enthusiastic team who provide specialist assessment and treatment for infants, children, young people and their families when there is a mental health concern. We are dedicated to improving access for children and young people and working together with families; to achieve this we operate within a Choice and Partnership Approach. You will fit into a strong team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines.

Skills and Experience

This role is open to a psychiatrist who has skills and expertise in working with children/adolescents and their families, bi-cultural and multi-cultural work practices, multi-disciplinary team working, and community liaison.
The ideal applicant will have experience in the child and adolescent mental health community sector and a proven ability of working with a multi-disciplinary team.
You will hold a relevant qualification and be registered with the relevant professional registration body, and have an up-to-date annual practicing certificate

What's in it for you

Flexible work/life balance in a friendly and relaxed metropolitan location
Part-time options - ongoing position
Training and professional development opportunities
Generous and flexible annual leave entitlements
Indemnity Insurance provided
An attractive relocation package
Relocation assistance
About our organisation

Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.

We promptly review all applications as they are received. If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply.

How to apply

Please complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply through our careers website:

Please note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For further information on this role, email and indicate the job title and vacancy number SMO58-21 in the subject line.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed
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Vacancy contact details
Name Tamzyn Luafalealo
Position Recruitment Advisor
Phone (04) 806 2547
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